BROAD RUN SPARTANS
Fri., Jul. 3 | 08:00 AM - The month of June in the year 2015 will always be remembered by Broad Run High School alumnus Taylor Clarke as the time his life was forever changed. His drafting on June 9 by Major League Baseball's Arizona Diamondbacks - and the healthy signing bonus that came with that selection - would be enough to alter the course of Clarke's events.
Tue., Jun. 30 | 01:13 PM - Two members of the Broad Run High School boys' lacrosse team have committed to play collegiately. Connor Maresco, left, will play attack for Bridgewater College and Steven Dunn will play midfield for Messiah College in Mechanicsburg, Pa.
Tue., Jun. 23 | 03:12 PM - With another varsity season in front of her, Mariah Leonard has already vaulted to the top of the record book for Broad Run High School's girls' basketball program. Leonard holds Spartan career marks for points (1,429) and rebounds (1,004) through three seasons. As a sophomore, Leonard set a record for points in a single game with 38.
Sun., Jun. 21 | 09:15 AM - Broad Run High School swept Player of the Year honors on the Virginia High School League Group 5A soccer teams. Abu Koroma (boys) and Caroline Kerns (girls) garnered top player honors, while Claire Collins of Broad Run is Coach of the Year on the girls' team.
Tue., Jun. 16 | 11:55 AM - It was an all-Ashburn finale between the Broad Run Spartans and the Stone Bridge Bulldogs to decide the state champion of girls' soccer for Group 5A, held June 13 at Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax. In the end, however, it was all Broad Run.
Tue., Jun. 16 | 09:54 AM - The Broad Run Spartans came up short in their quest to repeat as boys soccer champions for Group 5A, falling to Mills Godwin in the title contest June 13 at Robinson Secondary School by a 2-0 score. Out of the 80 minutes battled between the Spartans (15-6-1) and the Eagles (18-4-1), it was a span of some 90 seconds late in the last half that sealed Broad Run's fate.
Thu., Jun. 11 | 07:12 AM - Five Loudoun lacrosse teams have advanced to VHSL state championship games. Loudoun Valley (boys), Potomac Falls (girls), Stone Bridge (boys, girls) and Woodgrove (girls) will play for state titles Saturday. State semifinal games for baseball, soccer and softball are scheduled for Friday.
Tue., Jun. 9 | 02:34 PM - Broad Run High School alum Taylor Clarke did not have to wait long June 9 to hear his name called on the second day of the 2015 Major League Baseball draft. The Arizona Diamondbacks selected Clarke with the first pick of the third round (76th overall).
Tue., Jun. 9 | 01:09 PM - Loudoun Valley High School athletes shined when it mattered most this track and field season. Behind stellar performances from several individuals and all three of their relay teams, the Vikings racked up 56 points to best runner-up Heritage (Lynchburg) by nearly 10 points for the VHSL 3A boys' team championship June 6 at Harrisonburg High School.
Sun., Jun. 7 | 11:39 AM - Loudoun Valley High School racked up 56 points in boys' events at the VHSL 3A state track and field meet to best runner-up Heritage (Lynchburg) by nearly 10 points for the team championship June 6 at Harrisonburg High School.
Sat., Jun. 6 | 12:25 PM - The Stone Bridge High School girls' soccer team handed neighborhood rival Broad Run its first loss of the season, winning 2-1 in the 5A North region championship game June 5 at Rock Ridge High School - and they did it behind two goals by freshman Amy Thompson and the steady goalkeeping of a very surprised Dani-Joy Leonhardt.
Sat., Jun. 6 | 09:32 AM - To anyone associated with the Tuscarora High School boys’ soccer program, it didn’t come as much of a surprise. After all, a starting senior is expected to make big plays, though it’s not usually expected that a listed defender scores the goals. Still, it’s what Huskies senior Zane Zyglowicz did June 5 in the 5A North region championship against Broad Run – just not at the position the roster listed him as playing.
Tue., May. 26 | 02:34 PM - Broad Run High School seniors Abu Koroma and Caroline Kerns have been selected as Player of the Year on the All-Conference 14 boys' and girls' soccer teams.
Sat., May. 23 | 09:26 AM - Stone Bridge won the girls' team title and host Tuscarora claimed the boys' team championship at the Group 5A Conference 14 track and field meet, contested May 20-21 in Leesburg.
Fri., May. 22 | 01:42 PM - Broad Run High School Class of 2006 graduate Conor Mullee was recently promoted from the Single-A Tampa Yankees to the Double-A Trenton Thunder. Mullee is a right-handed pitcher in the New York Yankees organization.
Updated: Leonard commits to play Division I basketball at Drexel Borup to play basketball at Christopher Newport More Basketball
Health concerns force Hill to step down as Raider football coach Stone Bridge lineman Wisner to play football at Shepherd More Football
Group of Wolverines ready to excel at next level Panthers’ Griffith to take mat for Maryland More Wrestling
Photos added: Swimmers strike gold at state meets VHSL 5A State Swimming Championships results More Swimming
APEX gymnasts participate in Relay for Life APEX qualifies 18 gymnasts for regionals More Gymnastics
FCV Explosion take home State Cup title Loudoun 01 Red take next step in run to first State Cup More Soccer
Ashburn native takes aim at MLB career Group of Wolverines ready to excel at next level More Baseball
Bumble Bees sting competition to finish season undefeated Fielder’s Choice gets job done on softball diamond More Softball
Vikings run to team crown; Donohue, Hunter, Nolan, Spartan relay team race to event titles Loudoun Valley boys run to 3A state track title More Track
Champe Golf Classic set for June 22 Funkhouser to continue golf career at Christopher Newport More Golf
Brown to run for NOVA cross-country team Tuscarora pair recognized as top student-athletes More Cross Country